Are you a young budding writer who loves all things travel?


The Holiday World Show Dublin are inviting Transition Year Students throughout the country to enter the Holiday World Show Young Travel Writer of the Year Competition.

We would like you to write about your favourite holiday destination or travel experience.



1st Prize: The overall winner will have their piece of writing printed in TravelExtra, Ireland’s leading source of travel information and travel news.

1st Runner Up: A Family Pass to National SEA LIFE Centre, Bray, a Heritage Island attraction

2nd Runner Up: A Family Pass to Powers court House & Gardens, Enniskerry, a Heritage Island attraction

All entrants will also receive FREE Family Passes to the Holiday World Show Dublin 2017


How to enter

To enter the competition, please send writings (no more that 500 words) before Tuesday 24th January 2017 by post to:

Holiday World Show Travel Writing Competition

c/o Limelight Communications

60 Grand Canal Street Upper

Beggars Bush

Dublin 4

D04 P3F8

Or by email to:

Entries must be labelled with the following:

  • Student Name
  • School
  • School Address
  • Contact No.
  • Contact Email

Please note the competition is open to Transition Year Students only.